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Da Mimmo Finest Italian Cuisine
Da Mimmo Finest Italian Cuisine

Da Mimmo Finest Italian Cuisine Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.damimmo.com
  • Phone: (410) 727-6876
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Daily: 11:30am - 3:00pm; Dinner: Nightly: Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:30pm, Friday & Saturday: 3:00pm - 12:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian, Continental
  • Executive Chef: Masood Masoodi
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: Da Mimmo will create a private party, wedding, or Italian Festival complete with bocce court, Italian band, fountains, wine tasting bar and dancing on their tented parking lot that can accommodate up to 800 people.
  • Private Party Contact: Mary Ann Cricchio (410) 727-7301
  • Entertainment: Entertainment can be enjoyed nightly live in the Celebrity Cocktail Lounge and heard throughout the entire restaurant. Tuesday through Saturday enjoy the mellow sounds of The Jerry & Elsa Burns Duo. On Sunday and Monday listen to your old favorites, as well as contemporary Italian tunes by Aldo Locco from Calabria, Italy. Reservations accepted for the lounge and dining available at the cocktail tables, as well as, the bar.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Stiles Street
  • Public Transit: Da Mimmo can be reached by MTA Bus, the light rail or the subway.
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Da Mimmo has a private gated parking lot that can be entered from Albemarle Street. Just press the black button on the call in box and we will let you in. If that parking lot is full, pull around to the front of the restaurant and you will be directed to a second parking lot on the corner of High and Pratt Streets.
A word from Da Mimmo Finest Italian Cuisine
Da Mimmo is a fine dining, five star restaurant. Baltimoreans, as well as celebrities from all over the world consider this establishment the best in Baltimore's Famous Little Italy. Our Celebrity Cocktail Lounge, featuring entertainment nightly, is lined with hundreds of photos of luminaries who have dined at our DiRoNA award-winning restaurant. In 2003, Da Mimmo was inducted into the Hospitality Hall of Honor, the most prestigious award given by the Restaurant Association of MD. In 2007, it was selected by the dining public as Maryland's Favorite Restaurant and in 2006 our Executive Chef was chosen, "Chef of the Year." Zagat named Da Mimmo in 2008, as one of the top 1000 Italian Restaurant in the United States. Specializing in veal, seafood and pasta dishes, our Veal Chop is renowned for more than two decades as, "Baltimore's Best." Complimentary limo service will pick you up from your downtown location and take you back. Let us create an unforgettable dining experience for youContinued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Nice local restaurant. Great food- Great Food - Great Food - Excellent Service"
    Dined on 8/11/2014
  • "What a wonderful place da Mimmo's is. We arrived a little early and frazzled from a baseball game and then trying to get to the restaurant, and they were wonderful. We were dressed extremely casually, but they invited us in - and I mean heartfelt "inviting" . It was such a beautiful restaurant that we felt very under dressed. Anyway, the decor was beautiful, the service was wonderful - our waiter was the son of one of the owners of this family-owned and operated restaurant! He was friendly, very knowledgeable, and efficient. We were never rushed, and we ate our meals with great satisfaction! We loved it. Very romantic, very lovely...a great experience. We would go again and again, and recommend it to everyone!"
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "Both my wife and I are Italian and know authentic Italian dishes. The veal marsala was the best I have ever had. The menu was extensive and I wish I had more time to sample other dishes.....this place is incredible."
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "Wait staff was very professional and attentive. The food was very good but could have used a bit more time between courses. Wine selection is great and atmosphere very pleasant. It was nice to dine in a restaurant where you can have a conversation without shouting over others. I would dine here again."
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "The service was impeccable but sadly, our orange roughy was less than what I was expecting for a restaurant the caliber of Da Mimmo's. It was a reasonable portion but it sat sadly on the plate with no garnish or veggies. The sauce was ok but again, not great. Our appetizers were very good and the cranberry almond salad was very tasty."
    Dined on 8/7/2014
  • "I have been to DaMimmo's several times. I went during restaurant week with my daughter and we both decided to take advantage of the week's specials. We started with the shrimp appetizer and house salads. She had the pasta dish and raved about it and I had my usual veal chop which is a must! The side of broccoli could have been cooked a bit longer for my liking. We ended the meal with sharing a creme carmel which was very good."
    Dined on 8/4/2014
  • "Took my parents to Da Mimmo for dinner and it was awesome. Food was delicious, service was great and we had an all around great experience. They course things out very well and it made for a laid back and very enjoyable dining experience."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Went for Restaurant Week and maybe that was why the portions were tiny. Appetizer was 2 shrimp. Salad was oversoaked in dressing and was tiny. Main course was 2 very thinly sliced of veal Marsala. My husband had the orange roughy and it was so small that I shared my small serving of veal. We had to ask for bread 3 times and then the waiter wanted to up sale us to the $1.25/slice of garlic bread. We were celebrating a 33rd anniversary and I feel bad that I recommended Da Mimmo's. We all left hungry!! The restaurant is beautiful and the waitstaff are in tuxedos. But, the experience was bad and I won't return."
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "The veal chops were generous and scrumptious. The Tiramisu was the best we had ever tasted. Service was impeccable."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "First time visit and first time back to Little Italy in years proved excellent. Food menu for lunch provides nice choices, very good wine list and the service was just right. Some items, particularly some wines, are overpriced for value received."
    Dined on 7/21/2014
  • "We've eaten here many times over the years. The food was good but now there's WAY TOO MUCH ATTITUDE!!! The waiter was always looking down his nose at us, wasn't pleased that he had to come back for our order. There was only one other table in use at the time. Then the hostess started putting tables together for a larger group and one of the chairs blocked the exit. My husband, career fire, told her she couldn't do that and she had an even bigger attitude. There are a lot of other places in Little Italy, you don't need to be treated so rudely."
    Dined on 7/17/2014
  • "I've had both dinner and lunches at this restaurant in the past where the food was wonderful as was the service. On Saturday night, following a sold out Orioles vs Yankees game, the restaurant as one "should" have imagined was packed. They were seriously understaffed and after being in the restaurant for 2 hours, we left. The service was poor, the food was ok - even though they brought me the wrong dinner and told me that if I wanted what I ordered it would take a long time as they were very busy - so I ordered anything the waiter suggested would be quick. What I did get was not good. My concern overall is that the waiter didn't even seem apologetic in anyway. I believe from now on in Little Italy my money is better spent elsewhere."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "This was, by far, the best meal and service I have had in Little Italy, Baltimore. Great Job!! Food was excellent, service was better yet."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "We had a great time. The food was excellent. The atmosphere was truly top notch, it's a beautiful place and extremely authentic. The pricing is not for the faint of heart however. For a lunch with 4 people, it was just under $ 300 with the tip. The service was also very good. We were happy to go and experience a meal there while on vacation. I should also note that they purposefully seated people as far away from each other as possible so that you could enjoy the meal with your group rather than stacking folks in so it's easy on the servers. This place is as much about the experience you have as the food."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "We love this restaurant. Every time we are in Baltimore, we must come here at least once this time we brought 6 friends and every meal was excellent. The veal chop and the crab cocktail presentation are the best!!"
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "Everything was ridiculously overpriced due to minuscule portions. $1.25 per slice of garlic bread. Really? $9.00 for vodka on the rocks that was actually "under" the rocks. Food was bland."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Very good food. Ridiculous cost. With tip nearly $100 per person.... With no bottle if wine."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Wonderful dining experiences! Great food, service and a very nice wine selection."
    Dined on 5/29/2014
  • "Best service in any restaurant in the country !! And amazing food. Must try if near Baltimore "
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "I took my wife to Da Mimmo for Mothers Day. It was our third time at the restaurant and each dining experience has been outstanding. The atmosphere, service and food are top notch and I would recommend it to anyone who asks...definitely a Charm City gem!!!!!"
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "I dined on the largest veal chop I have ever had in my life! The food preparation was excellent as was the service. An added feature was they were having a murder mystery night and the costumes were of the mob era."
    Dined on 5/2/2014
  • "They picked us up and returned us to our hotel! If that was not enough the Manager, waiter and even the server were very engaging and attentive to every detail. And let's not forget the food. All three in our party had an unbelievable meal from the cocktails and wine selections to each menu course. When we head back to 'Little Italy' this is the one place we sure sure to go to. "
    Dined on 4/27/2014
  • "Every time I go to Da Mimmos, I expect to see Frank Sinatra walk in. This classic timeless Italian restaurant never fails to impress with amazing food, service and ambience. Start with a martini at the classic bar with Anastasia and take time to relax before getting your table. I don;t think I have every ordered from the menu as the best veal chops and their special lobster tetrazzini are our got dishes. This is THE classic Baltimore Little Italy restaurant for that special occasion."
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "DaMimmo's has never disappointed my wife and I. The service is fantastic and the food the best Italian that one can find. We've always enjoyed our visits to this wonderful restaurant."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Find out if you will be having a large table seated near you. The atmosphere was nice until a large, loud group was seated next to our table. We had to raise our voices just to hear each other speak. Our nice, quiet dinner was over very quickly. When we arrived the "hostess" was more in tune to a box of chocolates then addressing and welcoming us to the restaurant. Finally the chef had to step in for us to be seated. We over heard the servers discussing how much they thought their tips would be for certain tables ( they thought our table would only give $5.00!) Great food but retraining for quality customer service is justly needed. "
    Dined on 4/19/2014
  • "Da Mimmo's is one of the finest dining experiences you will ever have. From appetizers through dessert it's one treat after another. Great service and a very good wine list."
    Dined on 4/18/2014
  • "Baltimore visit isn't complete without a visit to their Little Italy's gem - DaMimmo. Great food, fine service and wonderful atmosphere."
    Dined on 4/9/2014
  • "Dinner for four. everyone enjoyed their selections. The specialize in veal and live up to their reputatiion. Excellent service, very nice atmosphere. Great place to take guests or out of town visitors. Will definitely go back!!"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "Charming ambience, delightful attentive waiter, outstanding food, cozy bar area. And a free parking lot!"
    Dined on 4/2/2014
  • "Excellent in every way. Best Italian food I've had. I highly recommend this restaurant. 5 stars."
    Dined on 3/26/2014
  • "Too many other dining opportunities to bother going back."
    Dined on 3/15/2014
  • "The food is, for the most part, excellent and the service is pleasant and efficient. But, the most attractive feature of a Da Mimmo dining experience is the warm and comfortablle atmosphere. The only negative is the wine pricing - no wine on their list less than $43 (except one blush at $39) and "house wines" ar $12 per glass. With so much inexpensive but very good wines avaialable today, they should be able to do better than that for their customers. NOTE: Only reason I didn't give service an "outstanding" was because he did not tell me price of the by-the-glass house wine when I said wine list was too expensive. I ended up spending more for the house wine than if I had ordered a bottle off of the list."
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "Although it is pricey, but you know that before you walk in, DaMimmo's is a wonderful restaurant. The food was delicious and the staff was exceptional. This is by far my favorite Italian restaurant in Little Italy."
    Dined on 2/27/2014
  • "The food was good, the service excellent and the atmosphere very cozy and welcoming. However, the wines are way overpriced. The wine that we had for dinner retails for $18 and costs at Da Mimmo $79, a 400% markup over retail (the restaurant certainly buys wines at wholesale prices)."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "This neighborhood Italian steakhouse does not want for customers. Crowded when we arrived early for a 7:30 reservation. At 7:45 I checked in with hostess and was told they were ready for us, but no one every came to get us. Given the wine list when we were seated, but no menus. No bread, nothing for around 15 minutes. My partner ordered a filet medium rare, when it came out medium well we sent it back. Next version came out rare. Waiter was on his heels all evening. Took forever to get round of cocktails -- to be fair we were seated upstairs and waitstaff has to traverse stairs. Food was enjoyable (other than the done-ness of the filet the steak itself was excellent), my veal chop was immense. Don't go unless you have hours to kill."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Dined on Saturday of restaurant week. Had a 7:30 reservation, arrived at 7:00, were seated at 8:40. Very understaffed considering the busy night. They should know better. Food was average. Wine VERY expensive."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Went to DaMimmo's during restaurant week. I would not recommend going during restaurant week. This is a pricey restaurant and we expected excellent service but the service was lacking. The food was good but not outstanding. We ordered off the regular menu and restaurant week menu and the food we ordered off the regular menu was not hot."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Da Mimmo's is a Baltimore institution, and well-deserved. The atomosphere, ambience, and service are first-rate. The wait staff is well-trained; knowledgeable, unobtrusive, but always there when you need them. And well dressed. They are expensive - most regular menu items are $30 and up. The wine list starts around $40 and goes up exponentially from there. There are no listed "by the glass" options, but if you ask they will offer two choices, red or white, at ~$12. They do list half bottles at $24 and up, but that's basically two glasses. The food was very good (Veal Chop, Norwegian Salmon), but not better than other good Little Italy restaurants. Figure on about $100 per person with wine and tip for an average dinner."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "We last patronized this restaurant six years ago, regularly, and were amazed at the quality of food, service, and romantic surroundings. Our visit recently met none of those qualities. Salmon was overdone--dry almost, although the sauce was very tasty. Veal was just ok--waiter did not even offer to provide cheese. Felt as if we were being given the "bums rush" as we visited early for dinner,(5:30 pm) and were going to the Lyric 8:00 pm performance. We were asked if we were ordering off the special menu for restaurant week, and when we advised we were not, it seemed we were making life difficult for our waiter.-- He did provide a pudding as apoloygy for dry fish, but never offered to take it back, when we complained (which is a rarity)"
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "This is a nice place to go for special days. I went with my boyfriend and we both liked it."
    Dined on 2/22/2014